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New FAU Poll Finds Floridians Support Stricter Gun Laws

By | February 28, 2018

A vast majority of Floridians support stricter gun laws, including a ban on assault-style rifles, universal background checks and raising the minimum age for gun purchasers, according to a statewide survey.

FAU to Celebrate 2018 President's Gala

By | February 26, 2018

Florida Atlantic University is set to celebrate its eighth annual gala on Saturday, April 7 at 7 p.m. in the Martin F. and Jane Greenberg Foundation Tower of FAU Stadium.

FAU's Board of Trustees Elect New Vice Chair

By | February 21, 2018

The Florida Atlantic University Board of Trustees met recently to make several decisions related to the University's operations, including electing its new vice chair, Abdol Moabery.

FAU Tech Runway Reveals Third Annual Economic Impact Report

By | February 19, 2018

Florida Atlantic University's Tech Runway® has released the results of its third annual economic impact report.

FL SBDC Network, FAU Announce Selection of Regional Director

By | February 8, 2018

The Florida SBDC Network, the state's principal provider of small business assistance, and FAU are pleased to announce the selection of Rafael Cruz as the regional director of the Florida SBDC at FAU.

Floridians Support Dreamers and are Split on Building a Wall

By | February 7, 2018

Floridians support permanent legal status for children who were brought illegally to the United States, but Florida voters are split on whether a wall should be built on the U.S. border with Mexico.

FAU Appoints New Ethics Commissioner

By | February 6, 2018

Peter L. Cruise, Ph.D., executive director of the Public Ethics Academy, was appointed by FAU President John Kelly to the Palm Beach County Commission on Ethics for a four-year term.

New FAU Board of Trustees Appointments

By | January 31, 2018

Florida Gov. Rick Scott has appointed Brent Burns and Brad Levine and reappointed Mary Beth McDonald to the Florida Atlantic University Board of Trustees.

FAU Tech Runway & GCVCA to Host 'Meet the Angels' Event

By | January 30, 2018

FAU Tech Runway® and Gold Coast Venture Capital Association will host the annual "Meet The Angels" event on Thursday, Feb. 8 from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. at FAU Tech Runway.

FAU's Schools Receives U.S. Department of Education Grant

By | January 24, 2018

Florida Atlantic University Schools (FAUS) recently received the Javits Gifted and Talented Students Education Program Grant to study, enhance and replicate FAUS' highly successful early college model.